Discover Sandoval

Sandoval's Employed Workforce

Come Grow With Us!  

Sandoval County is New Mexico's fastest growing county that offers work and lifestyle options that make the area a great fit for all walks of life.  Employers have experienced increased demand and growth in the areas of technology, healthcare, bioscience, film and manufacturing.  Our community is experiencing a major boom in job growth and has opportunities for you in a wide range of career paths.  Our key industries in the region are also seeing expansion new investments and increases in capacity. Our talented workforce continues to be a primary asset for this growth with a majority of our workforce residing in Rio Rancho, Corrales, Bernalillo and Placitas.

Sandoval County has opportunity for your career path and presents a unique opportunity to expand your horizons with great paying jobs in a welcoming, safe community that offers a low cost of living.   

Cost of Living  

A key benefit of living in Sandoval County is your dollar stretches further to bring you comfortable living within your means. Housing costs are much lower than other areas of the country and this includes, home prices, property taxes, rent, and utilities. Rio Rancho and surrounding areas are a great places that ensure a nice, fun, and enjoyable lifestyle at an affordable price. 


Our community offers a top notch Education with a wide range of options. The public schools consist of 3 High Schools that perform well in academics and sports. Rio Rancho schools, charter schools and private schools have received numerous accolades for their academic success and athletic championships over the past ten years. Rio Rancho also offers classes at University of New Mexico’s West campus and Central New Mexico’s Rio Rancho Campus. Both of these schools offer a wide range of academic courses and continuing education.


Southern Sandoval County is home to the City of Rio Rancho, Town of Bernalillo, And Village of Corrales. Rio Rancho and The Village of Corrales have the lowest crime rate in the State of New Mexico. The area boasts a welcoming community that values diversity and experience. The area has an outstanding public safety department that is active in the community and provides solid emergency response times.

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